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Harmful, unfounded myths about migration and health have become accepted, used to justify policies of exclusion

Public health protection and cost savings are often used as reasons to restrict migrants’ access to health care, or to deny them entry. Yet, as the new UCL-Lancet Commission on Migration and Health lays out with new international data and analysis, the most common myths about migration and health are not supported by the available… Read More »

When Safe Drugs Become Risky: The Clinical Danger Zone

Each year in the U.S., approximately four billion prescriptions are filled.  That’s a big number.  But perhaps an even “bigger” number is the four to eight million of those dispensed will potentially involve life-threatening errors. Going to the pharmacy for a necessary medicine is not supposed to be a high-stakes game.  But, even physicians and… Read More »

Who Should Become a Yoga Teacher?

by Bipin Baloni Who Should Become a Yoga Teacher? It’s not just about mastering the most difficult yoga poses. Being a good teacher is about being a great human being and a greater messenger of health and wellness.  Many yogis, serious yoga lovers, health enthusiasts, etc., while deepening their own yoga practices or expanding their… Read More »